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Hannah Colby

Hannah Colby, wife of Lewis Pennock, was born in Plainfield, N. Y., March 10th, 1808, and died near Valparaiso, at the homestead, March 12th, 1883, aged 75 years and 2 days. When about 18 years old she experienced religion and united with the M. E. chuch in St. Lawrence Co, N. Y. She was united in marriage to Lewis Pennock June 3d, 1837, and with her husband came to Porter county, Indiana, in June 1841 and settled on a farm where she spent the remainder of her days, discharging the duties faithfully of wife, mother, citizen and Christian. She leaves her husband and five children all settled with their families near by, two having preceded her to the better land. In her death the church has lost a worthy member and heaven has gained a redeemed soul.

Newspaper: Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: March 22, 1883
Volume Number: 27
Issue Number: 12
Page: 1
Column(s): 6

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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